Desserts

Amazing Almond & Apricot-Orange Shortbread Bar Cookies

Amazing Almond & Apricot-Orange Shortbread Bar Cookies

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Posted: February 14, 2011

Hello delicious!  These bars are so full of flavor I couldn’t stop eating them.  The recipe says it makes 32 small bars, but I cut mine a little bigger.  I didn’t want to admit that […]

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Dr. Pepper Texas Chocolate Cake

Dr. Pepper Texas Chocolate Cake

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Posted: February 1, 2011

Okay, a little Syracuse, NY trivia for you. When in Syracuse, where’s the best Bar-b-que joint in town? Why that would be the Dinosaur Bar-B-Que restaurant! They have the best lip smakin’ ribs, biscuits, bbq […]

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Pumpkin Crème Brûlée

Pumpkin Crème Brûlée

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Posted: November 24, 2010

  Pumpkin Crème Brûlée.  Wow, this stuff is good.    Now this isn’t your typical custard-style crème brûlée, it is much lighter in texture, but still quite delicious. I could even see this being a filling for […]

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Chocolate Cupcake/Muffins

Chocolate Cupcake/Muffins

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Posted: November 11, 2010

Seriously….these have to be the easiest and MOST AMAZING chocolate cupcakes I have ever made. Now my husband kept calling them “muffins”, which made me think that these would be great “muffins”, too.  You know […]

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Deep-Dish Apple Pie

Deep-Dish Apple Pie

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Posted: November 8, 2010

  I’m not much of a pie person, but around the holidays I just feel compelled to whip up a few.  Apple is always a winner, and this one is really tasty. I love the […]

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Chocolate Lover’s Chocolate Cream Cheese Brownies with Chocolate Ganache

Chocolate Lover’s Chocolate Cream Cheese Brownies with Chocolate Ganache

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Posted: November 4, 2010

Chef Jodi Wollitz from Delish Dinners, located in Flushing, Michigan, gave me this recipe.  Jodi is an amazing chef and just look how beautiful these delicious little bites are.  Here’s a hint, they taste ten […]

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Pumpkin Cake

Pumpkin Cake

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Posted: October 27, 2010

Wondering what to feed your hungry crowd for dessert this holiday?  Wonder no more.  These delicious and moist cake bars (it is a cake cut into bars….a cake bar!) is the perfect ending to any […]

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Apple Galette or Free Form Apple Tart

Apple Galette or Free Form Apple Tart

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Posted: October 19, 2010

Is it a pie or is it a tart?  Neither, it’s a galette, silly! Okay, well galette really does mean a fre-form pie or tart.  Rustic is another good way to describe this delectable treat. […]

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Oatmeal, Chocolate Chip and Macadamia Nut Cookie

Oatmeal, Chocolate Chip and Macadamia Nut Cookie

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Posted: October 6, 2010

Many, many years ago Sybil Sands made these delicious cookies and I was fortunate enough to enjoy them.  They were so good I just had to have the recipe. Fast forward 15 years later and […]

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Brownies

Chocolate Peanut Butter Brownies

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Posted: September 16, 2010

Here it is, the middle of the month and I’ve already fallen off my “healthy” wagon.  Oh, there’s always tomorrow.  But today is chocolate peanut butter brownie day.  These delicious and fudgy brownies are just […]

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